Become our Approved Centre

How to become an 'Approved Centre'

Centres are those organisations which are delivering (assessing and quality assuring) our qualifications in line with our requirements of centre recognition criteria and qualifications specification. If you are an employer, training provider, vocational, further or higher education provider, and would like to deliver our qualifications then, please follow our centre approval process to become an approved centre.

Step 1

Contact us to show your intention to become an approved centre. Following your enquiry, EBMA will provide you with all the relevant information and options within five working days.

Step 2

Pay for our admin service to provide centre recognition, and then send us completed Centre Application Form alongwith supporting evidence.

Step 3

We will review your application and inform you of our decisions.

Step 4

We send you Centre Approval Notification with exclusive support to deliver our qualifications.

Time Period
We normally acknowledge within same working day of receipt of your enquiry and provide decision of centre approval within 15 working days subject to availability of necessary evidence provided by centre and visit report by EBMA Officer/s.

After Recognition

We provide with following facilities to our approved Centres –

  • Online Web Portal to help you register learners, verify assessment and claim certification with built-in more than 50 ad-hoc reports that can be used for monitoring and review purposes;
  • Excellent customer services;
  • Comprehensive Qualification Specification to facilitate tutors, assessors, learners and associated stakeholders;
  • Centre Handbook to help you to understand and meet our requirements as a recognised centre;
  • Training sessions for your staff members to become ‘Qualified Assessor’ and ‘Qualified Moderator/IQA/Verifier’ with regulated qualification;
  • Exclusive benefits and support to learners during and after studies;
  • Continuous Help, support and advice.

Pay for Our Admin Service to Provide Centre Approval!

Did you know ?

  • There is no qualification approval application fee.
  • We can only discuss the Centre’s application with the Head of Centre or their nominee, at the time of the application.
  • We encourage all applications to be sent to us by email although we do accept postal applications. Our postal address is EBMA, Sheraton House, Castle Park, Cambridge, CB3 0AX